Eye Diseases


EYE DISEASES


Introduction:

          Eyes are such organs of our body which are used very much by us. Eyes are those senses because of which we can observe to the things. Eyes are the most important senses among all the senses of our body. We become unable to do any work without eyes.

Structure of the eyes:

         Nature has made good arrangement for the safety of our eyes. Orbits of bones guard our eyes. Each eye has eyelids which save our eyes from dust and other things. Internal structure of the eyes has been made in this way by nature that they remain healthy throughout life. Only nutritive elements are necessary for internal health of the eyes in life. Eyes of a person remain healthy if he takes nutritive elements. Different types of people have different types of eyes and colors of the eyes are different too.  

          Our eyes have the capacity to observe the things. In this present era, we have to observe things very closely in compulsion because filth, dust and smoke has increased so much that our eyes do not remain healthy. Nature has made our eyes in the shape of square. There are eyelids for the safety of eyes which save our eyes from air, dust and soil. Glands of tears cleanse our eyes by flowing tears. Tears of eyes have an enzyme named lysozyme which works as guard for the eyes. This enzyme saves our eyes from the infection of germs. 

Kinds of eyes:

  • Having one eye
  • Squint eyes
  • Eyes like cat
  • Small eyes
  • Small eyes
  • Small and big eyes
  • Beautiful eyes
  • Eyes of catechu color
  • Light blue colored eyes

Care and safety of eyes:

        Eyes of a person remain healthy if we care our eyes properly. He should not do any kind of such work which is harmful for eyes. Eyes of a person become defective if he is unhealthy. In this stage, he should not only start the treatment of eyes but also whole body should be treated. By doing so, the disease of the eyes can disappear. Several kinds of eye diseases can occur if they are ignored.

Different kinds of eye disease and their symptoms:

Swelling in the eyes:

          Swelling comes near about the eyes in this disease. This disease may be the symptoms of any other disease.

Watery eyes:

          Water excretes from the eyes in this disease. This can be the symptoms of any other disease.

Diseases of eyelids and bones of eyes:

          The patient suffers from pain near about the eyes in this disease.

Redness in the eyes:

          Eyes become red in this disease and it can be the symptoms of any other disease of eyes.      

Inflammation:

          The patient suffers from inflammation in the eyes which may be the cause of other disease.

Sticking of the eyelids together in the morning:

          In this disease, eyelids of eyes of a person stick to each other because of a kind of substance like rice water which excretes from the eyes.

Diseases of the white portion of the eyes:

          Redness or a red spot appears in the eyes due to this disease.

Disease related to eyesight:

          The patient looks nothing in this disease.

Darkness before the eyes:

          Darkness comes before the eyes in this disease and he observes nothing.

Blurred eyesight:

          The patient does not look anything clearly in this disease.

Sty:

          Pimples appear on the eyelids of eyes in this disease.

Cataract:

          Whiteness appears on the black portion of the eyes because of which the patient does not see clearly. Lens of the eyes become blurred. 

Itching in the eyes:

          The patient feels itch in the eyes in this disease which may be the cause of any other disease.

Granular trachoma and night blindness:

          The patient observes nothing at night in this disease.

Yellow eyes:

          White portion of the eyes become pale in this disease. It is the symptom of jaundice.

Fall of eyelids:

          Hair of eyelids starts to fall in this disease.

Farsightedness:

          In this disease, the patient is not able to observe things which have been kept on distant place clearly or he looks nothing.

Shortsightedness:

          In this disease, the patient does not observe things which have been kept close by the eyes.

Partial defect in eyesight:

          In this disease, a patient sees nothing clearly.

Curved eyesight:

          The patient observes things in curve condition.

Day blindness:

          The patient looks nothing in day light in this disease.

Double sightedness\Squint:

          In this disease, the patient looks two images of everything.      

Color blindness:

          In this disease, the patient does not identify colors of things by seeing.

Blurred eyesight:          

          The patient does not look everything clearly.

Pain in the eyes:

          The patient feels pain in the eyes when he observes anything for long time in this disease.

Weak eyesight:

          The patient needs spectacle in this disease. He observes nothing without specs or he observes any thing blurredly.

Chronic conjunctivitis:

          Water starts to excrete from the eyes in this disease and glands of tears swell. The patient does not sleep in this disease.

Causes of the eye diseases:

          Nerves of eyes become dry if they are ignored because of which the patient becomes blind. Eye diseases are chronic which are treated hardly. But all chronic diseases of eyes can be treated in naturopathy.

  • Too much cold or hot may be the cause of several eye diseases.
  • Entry of exciting things into the eyes becomes the cause of several kinds of eye diseases.
  • Accumulation of polluted liquid in the body may be the cause several eye diseases.
  • Excessive use of wine and allergy of medicines makes a man unhealthy because of which several kinds of eye diseases occur.
  • Deficiency of vitamin a and several kinds of salts may be the cause of eye diseases.
  • A lot of pressure falls on the eyes if someone studies too much and due to this reason, the doer becomes the victim of many eye diseases.
  • Watching television and doing work on computer for long time may be the cause of many eye diseases.
  • Entry of dust particles and foreign bodies into the eyes may be the cause of many eye diseases.
  • Night vigil and lack of sleeping may be the causes of the origin of several eyes diseases.
  • Light of the computer screen becomes the cause of several eye diseases because light of computer is harmful for eyes.
  • Giving much pressure while reading, excessive anxiety and excessive contemplation become the causes of several eye diseases.
  • By observing moving bus, train and twinkling bulb or reading in dim light may be the causes of several eye diseases.
  • A lot of pressure falls on the eyes due to excessive anger because of which several eye diseases occur.
  • Excessive sadness and excessive weeping may be the causes of several eye diseases.
  • Any kind of injury in the head may be the cause of several kinds of eye diseases.
  • Use of poison or excessive exciting foodstuffs may be the causes of eye diseases.
  • Observing sunlight for longtime may be the cause of different kinds of eye diseases.
  • Suppression of semen and unnatural sexual activity as anal intercourse or masturbation are the causes of eye diseases.
  • Excessive sexual intercourse and other sexual diseases may be the cause of several kinds of eye diseases.
  • Working in strong light can be the reason of eye diseases.
  • Dental diseases may be the cause of several eye diseases.
  • A person becomes victim of several eye diseases if he does not take meal on right time or he eats more than the appetite. Dietetic errors may be the cause of eye diseases.
  • Eye diseases can take birth if a person reads in the light of kerosene oil or he reads while walking in the path. Doing work in artificial light during day and reading in sunlight become the causes of several eye diseases. 
  • Several eye diseases occur if a person looks undesired things or he tries to observe many things in a moment on a desert place.
  • Use of spectacles for long time without need may be the cause of several eye diseases.
  • Eye diseases occur if a person dreams very much at night while sleeping.
  • A person becomes the victim of several eye diseases if he sleeps near about the window.
  • Several eye diseases occur due to moving eyesight according to the movement of needle while doing several jobs as sewing, embroidering.  
  • Fear, anxiety, mental diseases, wrong imagination, impure mentality are some causes of eye diseases.
  • Several kinds of eye diseases occur if a person works when eyes need relief or rest.
  • Menstrual disorders in women may be the causes of several eye diseases.

Treatment of eye disease according to naturopathy:

  • First, the patient of eye disease should remove the cause of eye diseases.
  • The patient should drink juice of fruits for three days continuously. Coconut water, juice of pineapple, carrot and orange can be taken.
  • The patient should not take stimulating foodstuffs as tea, coffee, sugar, spices, etc.
  • The patient should take such foodstuff rich in vitamin ‘A’, ‘B’, and vitamin ‘C’ because lack of these vitamins becomes the cause of several eye diseases.
  • If there is swelling near about the eyes, the patient should apply mud pack on the eyes for sometime. He should take green vegetables on large scale in meal because green vegetables contain vitamin ‘A’.
  • If eyelids of eyes have been stuck altogether, eye should be washed carefully and then mop the eyes with wet cloth to separate eyelids.
  • The patient of eye disease should take enema of lemon juice water or neem water to cleanse the stomach because adoption of enema breaks the constipation. Several kinds of eye diseases occur because of constipation. Eye diseases are cured easily after breaking the constipation.
  • Several kinds of eye disease disappear by dropping rose water into the eyes.
  • If there is swelling and redness in the eyes, he should wash his eyes with the water of green colored bottle that has been kept in sunlight in the morning and evening.
  • We should get up early in the morning. We should walk on the green grass for some distance. Eyesight becomes strong by doing so.
  • Eyes should be washed with water twice a day regularly. Take one thick towel to wash the eyes. Thereafter, face should be rubbed for two minutes by closing eyes. Sprinkle water on the eyes. Mop eyes with the help of clean towel. A person should sleep for at least 6-7 hours in a day. Eyes remain far from the pressure by doing so and they remain far from eye diseases. Eye diseases are cured by doing so if a person has been suffering from several eye diseases.
  • Immerse five almonds in water at night. Prepare a paste by grinding these immersed almonds. Eat this paste and apply this paste on the eyes for sometime. Thereafter, wash eyes with cold water and then mop with the help of towel. In addition to, the patient should use carrot, coconut, banana, green vegetables in his meal. All eye diseases are cured soon by doing so as mentioned above for some months regularly.  
  • The patient should take apple, orange, plum, cherry, pineapple, papaya. These fruits contain vitamin ‘A’, ‘C’ and calcium which are very useful for the treatment of several kinds of eye diseases.
  • For the treatment of every kinds of eye disease, the patient should include such green vegetables as cabbage, spinach, fenugreek and other leafy vegetables as shak and radish. These things contain vitamin ‘A’ and vitamin ‘A’ is very useful for eyes.
  • For the treatment of eye diseases we should include potato, carrot, sweet beet and onion in our meal. These things are very useful for our eyes.
  • Use of wall nut, date palm, currants and fig regularly cures several kinds of eye diseases. 
  • Several kinds of eye diseases do not appear if a person uses milk without cream or butter in his meal. Eye diseases are cured if he has been suffering from eye diseases.
  • Application of ghee on the breads before eating proves very beneficial.
  • A person should not take such kinds of foodstuffs as packaged meal, ketch up, jam, use of too hot meal, dry food, fried vegetables, pickles, cold beverages, ice cream, cake, pastry, ghee, sugar made product, sweet made from fine flour, sweets, etc.  
  • Fill water in any earthen pot or pot of glass and immerse one spoon powder of indian gooseberry in it. Filter water in the morning in another pot. Thereafter, wash eyes with this water. Several kinds of eye disease are cured by doing the treatment as mentioned above.
  • Take eye bath regularly for the treatment of several kinds of eye disease. For taking eye bath, take a broad mouthed pot and fill water in the pot. Then, sink eyes into the water and open and close eyes in the water. Thereafter, eyes should be washed with neat cloth.
  • Eye sight enhances by dropping morning dews of green grass in the morning regularly. Several eye diseases are cured by doing so. 
  • Pour of cold water should be fallen on the head regularly. Eyesight is enhanced by doing so.
  • Fill cold water into the mouth after gargling in the morning and keep the water into the mouth for at least one minute. In addition to, keep on sprinkling water on the eyes and rub to the eyelids. Thereafter, throw the water out by doing so. Do this process two to four times regularly. Several kinds of eye diseases are cured by doing so and eyesight enhances very much.
  • Chew 5-6 leaves of basil, one black pepper and a little sugar candy. Several eye diseases are cured soon by doing so.
  • Eyesight enhances by drinking juice of carrot and sweet beet.
  • Eyesight enhances by chewing 5 immersed kernels of almonds regularly.
  • Eat compote of Indian gooseberry because it contains vitamin ‘C’ in rich quantity. Several eye diseases are cured and eyesight enhances by doing so.
  • Mix sugar and aniseed and eat in the morning and evening regularly. Eyesight enhances by eating this preparation.
  • Grind green coriander after washing. Filter this juice and pour two drop into the eyes drop by drop. Eyesight enhances and several eye diseases are cured by doing so.
  • Grind raw potato and apply on the eyes for ten minutes twice a week. Eyesight enhances by doing so.
  • Wash hands after eating meal regularly and rub wet palms on the face. Eyesight enhances by doing so.
  • The patient of eye disease should sleep soon at night. He should sleep soundly. Cover eyes with the palms at the time of sleeping and sink into the lap of sleep by remembering any blue thing. Follow this process after getting up in the morning for five minutes. Diseases of eyes disappear by doing so.
  • Massage mustard oil on the head regularly and two drops mustard oil should be poured into the ear. Eyesight enhances by doing so.
  • Eyesight enhances by taking stomach bath in the morning and evening for at least 20 minutes regularly.
  • Taking cold sitz bath (Mehen-Snan) regularly cures several diseases of eyes.
  • Keep a wet bandage on the back of the neck regularly for the treatment of several eye diseases. Inflammation, pain and redness of eyes disappear by this treatment.
  • In conjunctivitis, a wet bandage of cloth should keep on the eyes for 10-15 minutes. Keep on changing this bandage continuously after sometime. In addition to, eyes should be fomented with a wet cloth drenched in hot water for 20 minutes after three hours. The diseases of eyes are cured by this treatment.
  • Eyelids of eyes stick to each other because of a substance which produces in the eyes. Do not give pressure to open the eyes forcibly. Sprinkle water on the eyes to open the eyes and keep on sprinkling water on the eyes until they open. Thereafter, wear on blue colored spectacles. Mix water of blue colored bottle in mud and apply on the abdomen twice a day. All the diseases are cured soon by doing so.
  • Prepare a paste of pindol soil and apply around the eyes for the treatment of several diseases of eyes. This pack should be applied around the eyes for at least 15 minutes in a time. Do this process twice or thrice in a day. The patient gets lots of relief by doing so.
  • The patient should take stomach bath for the treatment of several eye diseases and thereafter he should take cold sitz bath (Mehen-Snan). After that, keep a cold bandage of cloth on the back bone. The patient gets lots of relief by doing so.
  • The patient should drink night water kept in night for the treatment of eye diseases. Drinking this water not only proves beneficial for eyes diseases but also cures several other diseases of body. For drinking this water, fill water into the pot of bronze at night and drink this water after getting up in the morning. Several diseases of body along with eye diseases are cured by doing so. Eyesight enhances too. Brain develops by drinking this water and stomach becomes clean.
  • Jalneti should be adopted by the patient for the treatment of several eye diseases.
  • Prepare collyrium by burring pure lotus and apply in the eyes at night. Several eye diseases are cured by doing so.
  • Eyesight enhances by observing moon at night for sometime regularly at fool moon light.
  • If eyesight of a person has become weak, he should sit twice a day for at least six minutes by closing the eyes. The patient gets lots of rest. In addition to, the patient should pay full attention on his diet.
  • The patient should sit before the sun after getting up in the morning by closing the eyes. The patient gets lots of relief by doing so.
  • The patient should not do any work in which pressure may fall on the eyes as reading small letters, watching television for long time, etc.
  • The patient should keep fast once in a day only by drinking water for the treatment of eye diseases.
  • There are several kinds of exercises for the treatment of eye diseases. Many eye diseases are cured by doing these exercises in the morning and evening regularly.

Some exercises for eyes

Exercise of opening eyes in the water:

          First, the patient should go for evacuation of stool after getting up in the morning. Thereafter, wash eyes with cold water and eyes and face should be mopped with towel. Thereafter, fill water in broad mouthed pot and sink face in this water. Eyes should be closed and opened in the water. Do this process 10 times to get rid of eye diseases. Several eye diseases are cured by doing so.

Exercise of blinking eyelids:

          A person should blink his eyelids for at least five minutes everyday. The patient gets lots of relief by doing so.

Exercise of eyes:

          There are several kinds of exercises of eyes for the treatment of several eye diseases. These exercises prove beneficial in weak eyesight, for the treatment of several eye diseases and put off spectacle. Several eye diseases are cured by using these exercises regularly.

Exercise by palms:

          First, the patient should sit on a chair in front of a table. He should try to get rid of depression. Give the shape of cup to the palms and cover the eyes by keeping them on the eyes. Fingers should be kept on the forehead. Keep knees on the table. Try to get rid of tension. The patient should try to observe inwardly without opening eyes. Give complete relief to the brain. Keep on sitting in the same posture for at least ten minutes. The patient gets lots of relief by doing so and he gets rid of several eye diseases. If the eye diseases are chronic, do this process for at least 20 minutes. Number of spectacle starts to reduce slowly by doing this formula thrice a day. It is possible too that there may no need of the spectacles.

          The patient should give pressure on the eyes with the help of palms before sleeping at night regularly. Thereafter, he should close and open his eyes many times. Several kinds of eye diseases remain far from a person or if a person has been suffering from any eye disease, he gets rid of eye disease.   

Exercise of moving eyes:

         The patient should keep his head in erect position and he should become tension free completely. Thereafter, he should close his eyes and then keep both palms on the eyes. Separate palms after sometime and move the eyeballs slowly up and down. Eyesight should be move according to the movement of eyeball. Do this exercise 4-5 times and take relief for sometime. Several kinds of disease related to eyes are cured by doing so.

          Stand in erect position and bring to eyeballs from left to right side as much as the patient can bring to the eyes. Do this activity for at least five times and repeat this process after a few second. Several kinds of eye diseases are cured by doing so. A patient throws away to the spectacles by doing this exercise for at least six months or number of spectacles reduces to some extant.

Exercise in which a person swing from one side to another side:

          For the treatment of this exercise, the patient should stand by stretching legs. Thereafter, keep hands on his waist. Then, bring the head and trunk from right to left side without moving his legs. Eyeballs should not be moved while doing this. If he observes some things while moving his head from right to left side, he should keep on observing these things continuously. Eyesight should not stay on any particular thing while doing this process. Many eye diseases are cured by doing this exercise for some days regularly.

Exercise of first finger of hand:

          Keep first finger before the eyes for at least on a distance of eight inches. Then, observe a thing which has been kept on a distance of ten fit. Look that thing for at least ten times. After some time take rest for sometime. Several kinds of eye diseases are cured by doing this exercise for some days.

Exercise of neck:

          Move to the neck like clockwise and thereafter move to the neck anti clock wise. Several kinds of eye diseases are cured by doing this exercise at least thrice a day regularly.

Exercise of soles:

          Apply ghee on the bowl of bronze at night while sleeping for doing this exercise. Massage soles with this ghee for at least ten minutes. If soles become black, mop them with cloth. Sole should not be washed with water. Several kinds of eye disease disappear by doing this exercise at night.

Suryamukhi exercise:

          Sit before the sun in the morning to do this exercise. Close your eyes and thereafter, bring your neck, brain and closed eyes from right to left and then left to right slowly. Keep on moving your head continuously while doing this exercise. Do not move your eyes by yourself if you move your eyes, you should move them into opposite direction. Thereafter, clap by both hands by moving doing his back into the opposite direction of sun. Do this exercise for at least 25 minutes twice in a day. Several eye diseases as pain in the eyes, inflammation of the eyes, far sightedness and many more disappear.

Suryamukhi exercise by sitting on a chair:

          Sit on a chair by moving his face towards sun so that sun rays may fall on the face. Make a hole in leaf of banana and observe sun through this hole. Do this process for at least five minutes. Now, throw the leaf of banana and sit for at least 15 minutes by closing his eyes before the sun. Eyesight enhances by doing this exercise and many eye diseases are cured by doing so.  

Exercise of blinking eyelids:

          Sit in a relief posture for doing this exercise and try to become tension free. Thereafter, bring eyelids up and down by counting the number. This exercise can be done before the mirror. Several eye diseases are cured by doing this exercise.

Exercise of eyeballs on a board:

          Stand at the distance of 10 fit from a board to do this exercise. Cover one eye with the help of one palm lightly. Read Hindi or English letter what have been written on the board with the second eyes by blinking again and again. People with weak eyesight get lots of relief by doing so in the morning regularly. Eyesight enhances by doing this exercise. Several other kinds of disease of eyes disappear too by doing this exercise.

Exercise of a circle of (ऊं) om:

          Sit in the stage of Sidhasana to do this exercise. Thereafter, move first finger on the circle of eyeballs and close to the eyes. Pronounce the word of OM (ऊं). Complete one round by pronouncing OM (ऊं) one time. A person should be far from tension. Do this exercise for at least 15 minutes. Several eye diseases are cured by doing this exercise within some days.

Natural treatment for weak eyesight and to give up spectacles:

  • Then, the patient should bring his eyes towards above side while moving his eyesight from the left side to the right side. Do this exercise for at least ten times. Thereafter, move your eyes into up and below side and from right to left side for at least ten times. Thereafter, do this process into opposite direction. Finally, eyes should be closed for at least 13 times with a pressure. Eye problems disappear by doing this exercise regularly and number of spectacles starts to reduce.
  • Thereafter, the patient should observe for at least ten times into above direction and then into below side by keeping his backbone into a standing or sitting posture.
  • First, the patient should observe towards left side as much as he can observe. Thereafter, he should observe towards right side. Do this exercise for at least two times.
  • The patient should do exercise in the morning by standing or standing regularly or by standing with the help of any wall with erect backbone. Such exercises are as:
  • A person should sit for at least from 12 to 30 minutes before the sun by closing the eyes regularly in the morning. The patient should wash his head with cold water before doing this exercise. Water should be sprinkled on the eyes after doing this exercise. Thereafter, adopt clapping for at least five minutes. Several eye diseases are cured and number of spectacles reduces by doing so.
  • Mix one lemon (kagzi) in one glass of water and drink in the morning by washing face. He should eat nothing till the noon by drinking this lemon juice mixed water. He should eat breads which have been made from the flour that has not been sieved. He should eat boiled vegetables. He should drink the juice of fruits. A person can give up spectacles and several diseases of eyes are cured.
  • A person should observe light of sun through the leaf of banana leaf for sometime. Thereafter, he should clap for sometime. Then, he should take colic bath (Udar-Snan) and after that cold sitz bath (Mehen-Snan). Several kinds of eye diseases are cured by doing so. The patient can give up spectacles too.
  • Apply mud pack on the eyes at the time of sleeping and he should keep a bandage of cloth drenched in water. The patient can give up spectacles by doing so. The patient should adopt enema to cleanse the stomach and he should keep fast once in a week.